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21 Randle, Rosalind ROSE'S AGA RECIPES
Gloucestershire The Whittington Press 1984 Second Edition Hardcover Fine Illustrated by Judity Verity 
This is the second edition imited to 250 copies from the small press publisher, The Whittington Press, in Gloucestershire, GB. (It appears to editions were published in 1984 - one of 35 copies (signed and in a box) , another of 250) This small hardcover book has a red tartan cloth cover and a horizontal oval paper label printed in red with the title, author, and publisher name. The end papers are a matching red. The paper is hand moulded in a neutral beige-gray. The book is illustrated in six linocuts by Judithy Verity and printed in red ink (blank on the reverse) . There is a frontispiece of the stove referred to in the title - the AGA - with a sleeping dog in front of it. Each chapter is preceded by an illustration - Soups, Main courses, Puddings, Cakes, Salads. The last page includes this: "250 copies printed in 11-point Bell type on Zerkall Silurian mould-made paper. Thirty copies are hand-colored by the artist. Bound by Smith Settle. Date 1984." This book is unsigned and unnumbered. The book is in fine condition - tight, bright, crisp, clean. There are no marks or writing. The book shows no wear. Well cared for. ; 12mo; 44 pages 
Price: 85.00 USD
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22 Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan THE MARJORIE KINNAN RAWLINGS COOKBOOK Cross Creek Cookery
London Hammond, Hammond & Company 1960 Hardcover 
This is a First Hammond, Hammond & Company Edition Edition published in London in 1960. The true first edition was published 1942. This book is a hardcover with a dust jacket, both in very good condition. The book is tight, bright and clean, however there is some fading to the top of the spine and covers. There is a very faint trace of a pencil price erasure on the otherwise pristine end papers. There are no marks and writing. - well cared for. The dust jacket is equally crisp and clean with some rubbing to the color layer of the jacket on the upper front panel. The inside flap is price clipped. There is a tiny bookseller and price label on the same inside flap towards the top. The book was previously sold by 'Tro Harper' at 140 Powell in San Francisco for $1.00. There is an Erratum pasted in at the end of the Table of Contents. This book is by the author of The Yearling and Cross Creek. ; 8vo; 192 pages 
Price: 33.00 USD
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23 Wilson, C. Anne (Editor) THE COUNTRY HOUSE KITCHEN GARDEN 1600-1950 How Produce Was Grown and How it Was Used
London Sutton Publishing In Association With The National Trust 1998 0750914328 First Edition Softcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
This is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, crisp, clean. There are no marks or writing. No soil, no wear. The dust jacket is equally crisp and clean. Unclipped. No wear. The book is illustrated in black and white. It's about the history, culture, design, provisioning, and everyday life of the kitchens of country homes over three and one half centuries. It also covers some of the restoration of the gardens. Well cared for. Fine condition. ; Small 4to; 209 pages 
Price: 44.50 USD
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24 Wilson, Marie M. SIAMESE COOKERY
Rutland, VT Charles E. Tuttle 1978 080480530x / 9780804805308 Hardcover 
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is fine except for a touch of foxing on the top and fore edges of the book from foxing (brown dots resulting from an acidic reaction to the environment or impurities in the paper) . The unclipped dust jacket is very clean and crisp, with only a hint of rubbing on the white background of the back panel.; 8vo  
Price: 15.00 USD
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25 Wyman, Carolyn I'M A SPAM FAN
Stamford, CT Longmeadow Press 1993 0681414456 / 9780681414457 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Tight, bright, clean hardback book in an equally clean and crisp dust jacket. Very clean pages. Only miniscule touch of wear (a tiny indent at the bottom edge) . The jacket is protected in a see-through and removable mylar protector. Spam fun. History, stories, who ate it and why and other good foods. ; 8vo 
Price: 21.00 USD
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